John Cummins rehearses for the upcoming RSC Swan Theatre Summer Season for 2016. This years season comprises three plays: Doctor Faustus, Don Quixote & The Alchemist.
Polly Findlay directs The Alchemist, Jonson’s hilarious satire that revels in just how vain we humans can be.
Don Quixote, Cervantes’ comic novel is widely regarded as one of the foundation stones of modern fiction. It is newly adapted for the stage by James Fenton and directed by Angus Jackson to mark the 400th anniversary of Cervantes’ death.
Finally, Maria Aberg returns to the RSC to direct Marlowe’s notorious tale of vanity, greed and damnation, Doctor Faustus.
For more information on the upcoming season, click here.Overview
John Cummins trained at RADA.
He is an accomplished stage actor who has performed in several seasons at Shakespeare's Globe, The National Theatre and The Bush. His credits include: Hyde Villiers in The Whip, Philip of France in King John, Thomas Cromwell in Henry VIII, Simpkin/Parrot in Anne Boleyn, Tim Muffin in Eigengrau and Gavy in Stuart: A Life Backwards.
His television credits include: The Witcher, Doctor Who, 24: Live Another Day, The Hour, Holby City and EastEnders.
John features in the Film 4 feature directed by Sarah Gavron, Suffragette.
He played Levin in the Manchester Royal Exchange production of Anna Karenina.About Sainou
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